Cambage to Howitt 18/05/1901

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Replied to 22/5/01

Park Road
Burwood NSW
18th May 1901

Dear Mr. Howitt

I have been hunting
up some one to give you
information concerning the blacks
& believe I have found you a
good man.

My brother-in-law, Mr Jas Barling,
writes to me saying that

A. Ferguson Senr Esq

has always taken a great interest
in the blacks both as regard
language + customs & is an
old identity on the Macquarie

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Document Details

Date 18-May-01
Letter From Cambage, R.H.
Letter To Howitt, Alfred William
Country Australia
Colony/State New South Wales
Holding Institution State Library of Victoria
Collection Name
Registration Number MS9356/137
Medium Letter
Locality Burwood
Summary MS 9356 [Series] Correspondence and notes concerning aboriginal tribes - Aboriginal tribes of New South Wales . [Sub Series] Castlereagh and Macquarie R. Tribes [Item Title] Letter from R. H. Cambage to A. W. Howitt. [Summary note] Park Road, Burwood, N.S.W. 3 pages. 1901 May 18. Box 1050 [Folder] 1(c) [State Library Victoria record 2018]
Physical Description Handwritten in ink, signed and dated .